|Lyall Hotel & Spa, Melbourne|
The Lyall Hotel and Spa in Melbourne received the 2012 prestigious award of Australia's Leading Boutique Hotel at the Gala Award Ceremony for the 19th Annual World Travel Awards held in Singapore.
The awards, referred to as " The Oscars of the Travel Industry" by the Wall Street Journal, are voted by travel professionals worldwide and are highly
regarded by the travel industry and travellers alike.
"We are thrilled and honoured to receive this award" says Rowina Thomas, who was at the ceremony to receive the award. "It is humbling to be surrounded
by such iconic international hotel brands and to compete in such an esteemed arena".
"The attention that comes with winning a World Travel Award is invaluable and pays tribute to the consistent professionalism of our loyal and dedicated team".explains Lyall Hotel and Spa owner, Peter Thomas. "As an independent, luxury boutique hotel, this particular award recognises our commitment to consistently provide a memorable and endearing experience for the guest.
This is the fourth World Travel Award for the Lyall Hotel since opening 10 years ago in 2002. Previous awards include "Leading Boutique Hotel in Australasia" and "Leading Spa Resort Australia".
- Lake House indulgences
- East Hotel, Canberra, ACT
- Bannisters Pavilion
- Variety in Victoria
- Swissotel Sydney's festive season offers
- Foraging with QT hotels
- Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney
- Cottonwood Cottage, Northern NSW
- 'L' Places to stay
- Agog at Magog
- Crocodile Hotel in Northern Territory
- Family friendly accommodation
- Feeding young globe-trotters
- Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
- Majestic Rooftop Hotel
- Queensland's qualia named tops
- Sofitel Sydney's Mother's Day, 2012
- Stay for free!
- The ideal romantic weekend
News FeedFeed Entries
Taste of Sydney is on again SOON!
India's best-kept secret - a state of excitement and mystery.
Fells and dales, gingerbread, shaggy sheep and weird standing stones.
Glasgow is shaking off its grey reputation.....
Still find all the food and fun of Central Taiwan ....
From the valleys to the seaside - sharing the surprises of South Wales.
Lovely green Kerala has a friendly welcome for everyone.
Listen to the podcast
Edinburgh, Scotland's capital city, is full of surprises!
Can't get enough of Singapore?
Why does dining on an island always seem so much better?
FIFTY places and foods you may (or may not!) recognise.
The world's BIGGEST war memorial. HINT: it's in Australia.
Meet the courageous Japanese city that is embracing the future.
The Blue Mountains have much to offer - summer or winter.
A cruise around south-east Asia uncovers some fascinating secrets.
So you thought throwing the wedding bouquet was strange....
If you like beer, this could be helpful when you travel.
Pack your Big Yellow Suitcase ...